New Orleans programmers Neel Sus and Jameson Quave have hit on something big—their Mac app, Finch, has been selected by Apple to be a featured app, and is currently climbing steadily on the Apple productivity chart. Finch was born when the combined Susco Solutions and Touch Studios programming teams needed a way to keep track [...]
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The entrepreneurial scene in New Orleans is burgeoning with new companies appearing, it seems, every week. Those companies have been accompanied by an expanding collection of support organizations like the Idea Village whose goal it is to guide new entrepreneurs through the often -challenging startup experience—a necessity in what is still a developing community. The [...]
Plebu founder Simon Marthinsen says that his company isn’t trying to solve a million problems. Rather, with its unique and intuitive new online web design system, Plebu will, in his words, help in the building of “Portfolio websites for Fortune 100,000 companies.” Initially born to address a simple problem—there was no simple tool for videographers [...]
A New Orleans startup called DepoNOLA is taking on the time-consuming task of turning lengthy depositions, or witness testimonies, into concise summaries for local lawyers. While working for a local attorney, founder Randon Johnson realized that the days he and other legal support staff spent drafting such documents could be saved by moving the job out of [...]